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Teacher Biography

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Mr. Jacob Scott is a fourth year Theatre Arts teacher from Bronte, TX. He studied Theatre Arts at Angelo State University with a minor in English. He has experience in acting, directing, stage management, scenic design, playwriting, and One Act Play Contest/Backstage Management at the District, Area, and Regional level of competitions. He has received national recognition from the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival with the production of his new work The Staccato Man that made it's national debut at the Strand Theatre in Bossier City, LA. He also has national acting credits and Irene Ryan Scholarship nominations, and Musical Theatre Initiative nominations. During his studies at Angelo State University, he directed three studio theatre productions, co-directed a main stage production with Prof. Mike Burnett, and has also assisted in the dance choreography of musical theatre productions such as The Who's Tommy, and My Fair Lady. Not only has he participated in university productions, but he has participated in over fifteen community theatre productions in San Angelo, TX. He has experience in One Act Play from both sides.
During his One Act Play years, 2006-2010, he has received recognition's for Best Actor, All-Star Cast, and Honorable Mention All-Star Cast. The first production he was ever in, Unexpected Tenderness, advanced all the way to the Regional OAP competition in 2007. He also has advanced also to the Regional round of contest in 2008. He has experience in One Act Play from both sides. Fast forward more than a decade later, and Mr. Scott has actually witnessed the amazing theatre program that is within Ballinger ISD at One Act Play competitions he has worked at.  
The world of education has been instilled in him from a young age. His mother, Coach Carol Moore, has been teaching for over three decades. She is currently at Bronte High School, and has assimilated many of his teaching methods from her procedures within the classroom. He has experience in One Act Play from both sides.
He is beyond thrilled to be here, and is looking forward to enriching and cultivating an already prestigious theatre program at Ballinger ISD. He encourages his students on a daily basis to remember that they have a voice, and that their characters in the play of life is all determined by how they use that voice.